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March 2, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Times May have Changed, but MDOT’s winter Charge remains the Same

“All night long they battle through blinding snow,” the narrator exclaims. “ These roads must be kept clear! They shall be kept open!” More...

Special Sections

News

Anglers Reminded of Ice Shanty Removal

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources reminds anglers that mandatory ice shanty removal dates are approaching. More...

March Marks Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

Colorectal cancer (cancer of the colon or rectum) is the third most common cancer after skin cancer in both men and women (lung cancer is the first) and is expected to kill more than 50,000 Americans this year, according to the American Cancer Societ More...

Deadline Passes to Remove Tree Stands from Public Land

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources reminds hunters that tree stands had to be removed from public land by Tuesday, March 1.  The owners of all scaffolds, raised platforms, ladders, steps and other tree-climbing devices left on public l More...

Columnists

Earth Talk

Dear EarthTalk: I’m in the market for a new set of nonstick cookware for my kitchen, and I’m wondering which type is healthiest? More...

TRAVELLING THROUGH TIME

From the Newberry News of March 6, 1891 More...

Grandparents Teach, Too

Healthy Babies in the Womb

The national Center for Disease Control and Prevention has many ways for women of reproductive age to focus on what they can do to improve their chances of a healthy pregnancy. More...

Features

TRIVIA

A magic potion or charm thought to arouse sexual love, especially toward a specific person, is known as a "philter."  Trivia provided by http://corsinet.com   More...

TRIVIA

In 1771 the kingdom of Poland was larger in are than any other European country except Russia and had a bigger population than any other European country except France.  Grand Rapids, Michigan was the first city in the US to put fluoride in thei More...

TRIVIA

The average adult male ostrich, the world's largest living bird, weighs up to 345 pounds.  Trivia provided by http://corsinet.com   More...

Vote for Presidential Candidates, Sheriff Millage on March 8

Next Tuesday, March 8 marks the Presidential Primary for Luce County. More...

NCF to get Building Improvements, Staff Training

Newberry Correctional Facility warden Mitch Perry opened the February 24 Community Liaison Committee meeting by announcing, “ I didn’t even come up with an agenda because everything is going so well …frighteningly well.” More...

Photo

Newberry’s Winter Homecoming King, Austin Niemi, and Queen, Shayla Ducsay.   More...

Local News

LUCE COUNTY SHERIFF’S LOG

February 22 – February 28

February 22 – Assault, Newberry Ave, Newberry, report taken. February 25 – Lost Purse, County Road 438 Lakefield Township, report taken. February 25 – Snowmobile Fire, M-123 & Trail #45, McMillan Township, report taken. More...

COLLEGE NEWS

More than 1,000 Grand Valley State University students participated in commencement ceremonies December 12 at Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids. Among those graduating at the conclusion of the Fall 2015 semester was John M.  More...

Winter Fun Day

Sunday, February 21 we held our annual Winter Family Fun Day at Big Valley Ski hill. More than 50 individuals participated in a day of outdoor recreation (tubing, skiing and snowboarding) and indoor crafts with MSUE. More...

Letters to the Editor

Letters TO THE EDITOR

All Letters to the Editor must be no longer than 350 WORDS. To be considered for publication they must be signed by the author with an address and telephone number included for verification only. More...

Obituaries

John L. "Jack" Derusha

John L. "Jack" Derusha, 76 of Newberry, died Monday evening February 29, 2016 at Helen Newberry Joy Hospital with his family at his side. More...

Sports

Bryant Reaches 1,000-Point Career Milestone

Last Thursday night was the final regular season game for the Lady Indians. A sickness going through the team affected how several girls played, as well as the team overall. More...

Photos

Above, Ethan Edwards eyes the basket; below, Jeff Rahilly does the same thing. More...

Youth Wrestlers Split Team to Compete at Soo, Westwood

Newberry Youth Wrestlers and their families divided up last Saturday to compete at Sault Ste. Marie and Westwood. Nineteen Newberry wrestlers were among the 140 athletes to compete in the Soo, along with others from the Eastern U.P. More...

Personals

Card of Thanks

The family of Dick Kinney would like to thank all nurses and doctors at Helen Newberry Joy for taking excellent care of him in his last hours of life.  More...

Card of Thanks

The Rahilly family expresses our sincere gratitude to the Newberry community for all the kindness, generosity and comforting words expressed during the recent loss of our father, Joseph L. Rahilly. God bless you all. More...

ENGAGEMENT

Tim and Kathy Miller of Naubinway have announced the engagement of their daughter, Kayla Miller of Sarasota, FL, to David Virkus, also of Sarasota. More...